Thursday Random Links: Halloween Edition

  • What’s better, milk chocolate or dark?
  • If you haven’t seen the “David S. Pumpkins” sketch from SNL, here it is. It’s such a ridiculous concept but for some reason very funny. (Sorry, the costume is already sold out.)
  • Turner Classic Movies is showing some great films for Halloween the next few days, including House of Wax, Earth vs. the Flying Saucers, The Blob, Young Frankenstein, and all of the Universal horror flicks like Dracula and The Wolf Man. Here’s the schedule.
  • And since the cold weather has locked in for the season, it’s time for Hot Chocolate and Baked Pumpkin Donuts.

Celebrating Charlie

Last weekend, CBS Sunday Morning had a special tribute to host Charles Osgood, who is leaving the show after 22 years (and 45 years at CBS). Here’s all 90 minutes (I don’t think it’s in order but all of the different segments are here. Just hit the play button and they’ll all play):

John McLaughlin: 1927-2016

John McLaughlin, longtime host of The McLaughlin Group, passed away earlier today at the age of 89. He was on every single episode of the show for 34 years until last weekend, when he was too sick from cancer to appear (though he did do one last voiceover).

Here are two very funny sketches from Saturday Night Live that spoofed the show:

Monday Random Links